NHL News: Bruins, Flames, Hurricanes, Penguins, Maple Leafs, Lines and Pairings

NHL News: Bruins, Flames, Hurricanes, Penguins, Maple Leafs, Lines and Pairings

Auston Matthews a game-time decision
On the Boston Bruins …

Steve Conroy: Forward Brad Marchand will miss at least tonight’s game with an upper-body injury. David Krejci will be out for at least a week.

Joe McDonald: The Bruins and Ryan White mutually terminate his PTO. White had been skating with the Bruins since October 10th.

On the Calgary Flames …

Bob McKenzie: The Flames put Tanner Glass on waivers.

On the Carolina Hurricanes …

Michael Smith: Defenseman Brett Pesce practiced in a no-contact jersey. Forward Lee Stempniak continues to skate.

On the Pittsburgh Penguins …

Pens Inside Scoop: Defenseman Justin Schultz practiced in a regular jersey.

Pens Inside Scoop: Defenseman Matt Hunwick practiced in a regular jersey.

On the St. Louis Blues …

Jeremy Rutherford: Coach Mike Yeo said that Vladimir Tarasenko has a nagging issue that he suffered against the Maple Leafs. Likely not serious but they are monitoring it.

On the Toronto Maple Leafs …

Steve Carp: Auston Matthews left practice early today. Coach Mike Babcock said that Matthews is a game-time decision. He has soreness in his leg.

Michael Traikos: Babcock said that if Matthews can’t go, William Nylander would move to center.

Forward lines at practice …

Fluto Shinzawa: Boston Bruins lines: Bjork-Bergeron-Pastrnak, Schaller-Kuraly-Heinen Beleskey-Nash-Czarnik, DeBrusk-Szwarz-Vatrano.

John Vogl: Buffalo Sabres lines: Kane-Eichel-Pominville, Pouliot-O’Reilly-Okposo, Griffith-Reinhart-Baptiste, Girgensons-Larsson-Nolan.

Sean Shapiro: Dallas Stars lines: Benn-Seguin-Radulov, Roussel-Spezza-Elie, Dickinson-Janmark-Shore, Oleksiak-Hanzal-Smith.

TSN 1200: Ottawa Senators lines: Smith-Duchene-Hoffman, Dzingel-Brassard-Stone, Pyatt-Pageau-Burrows, DiDomenico-Thompson-Rodewald.

Pens Inside Scoop: Pittsburgh Penguins lines: Sheary-Crosby-Hornqvist, Guentzel-Malkin-Kessel, Hagelin-Sheahan-Rust, Kuhnhackl-McKegg-Reaves/Archibald.

Lou Korac: St. Louis Blues lines: Sobotka-Stastny-Steen, Schwartz-Schenn-Tarasenko Jaskin-Sundqvist-Paajarvi, Upshall-Brodziak-Thorburn. extras: Bennett, Berglund (IR)

Mark Masters: Toronto Maple Leafs lines: Hyman-Nylander-Brown, Marleau-Kadri-Komarov, Martin-Bozak-Marner, JvR-Moore-Leivo. Extra: Kapanen

Brian Munz: Winnipeg Jets lines: Connor-Scheifele-Wheeler, Ehlers-Little-Laine, Copp-Lowry-Tanev, Matthias-Hendricks-Armia.

Defensive pairings at practice …

Fluto Shinzawa: Boston Bruins lines: Chara-McAvoy, Krug-Carlo, O’Gara-Miller.

Sean Shapiro: Dallas Stars pairings: Methot-Klingberg, Lindell-Johns, Hamhuis-Pateryn.

Pens Inside Scoop: Pittsburgh Penguins pairings: Maatta-Letang, Dumoulin-Ruhwedel, Corrado-Cole, Hunwick-Schultz.

Lou Korac: St. Louis Blues pairings: Gunnarsson-Pietrangelo, Edmundson-Parayko, Dunn-Bortuzzo, extra: Prosser.